• Next Day Air (2009)

Next Day Air

Release Date: May 8th, 2009

DVD Release Date: September 8th, 2009

R |1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary

Delivery man Leo Jackson (Donald Faison) is definitely on the wrong road to success. He still lives at home, he and his girlfriend just broke up, and he has multiple complaints stacked against him at work. Fortunately, Leo has plenty of marijuana to keep his mind off his troubles. But when he accidentally delivers a box of cocaine to the wrong address, Leo finds himself in the middle of a bad deal that may just cost him his life.

Cast: Donald Faison, Mike Epps, Wood Harris, Omari Hardwick, Darius McCrary, Cisco Reyes, Emilio Rivera, Yasiin Bey

Director: Benny Boom

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Melee Entertainment

Distributors: Summit Entertainment

Keywords: Pursuit, Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    Next Day Air is sort of bracing, though it isn't very good: Its total lack of dramatic and comic bearings, to say nothing of a point, keeps you wondering about the next fatality, in a half-interested way. show more

  • 40
    The Hollywood Reporter

    There's a serious miscalculation when the lighthearted hijinks suddenly give way to a climactic scene of brutal violence. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    A bloody screwball comedy, a film of high spirits. It tells a complicated story with acute timing and clarity, and gives us drug-dealing lowlifes who are almost poetic in their clockwork dialogue. show more

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